Weekly Meeting - Don Drummond "The Federal Budget - Options for a Growing Economy"

Chief Economist with TD Bank, Mr. Drummond spoke of his position in analyzing and forecasting economic performance in Canada and abroad. His presentation gave us a visual perspective on how we have done in the last 15 years, referring to our standard of living, real disposable income, unemployment rates and inflation. He spoke of the difference in government spending in Canada and the US, stressing that Canada must increase its spending on education as well as remove the barriers of trade between the provinces.

Thought For The Week: The quickest way to double your money is to fold it in half and put it back in your pocket.

- Newsletter2001-02-02.pdf